Tranquil Tiny House Forest Retreat

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Tiny house hosted by David And Ming

4 guests, 2 bedrooms, 2 beds, 1 bath
Entire home
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Whether you’re looking for a quiet, romantic weekend in forested wonder, limitless outdoor adventure, or an authentic tiny house retreat, our one of kind, eco home offers it all.

Cyclists, hikers, and skiers will appreciate the beauty of the Millbrook Valley trails. You can access the one trail directly from the property. For water lovers, you can access beaches and lakes in about 30-40 minutes.

This is a special place: a profoundly calming wildlife cathedral.

Motorcycle rental available.

The space
Our home comes with warmth, a calming way and a story. From our life overseas, across continents, we bring you our vision: affordable, sustainable, simple living in a bespoke, hand crafted tiny house built with love by us for us as professional tiny house builders. This home, and its deliberately wild surroundings, were more than a dream of creating a rustic, four season refuge; it was art and gentle way of being in the natural world. Our wood rich hideaway, with its one of a kind windows and hand-made furniture, beckons the wild world around it inward and your senses outward to the profound stillness and movement of forest life. An early morning sunrise on our garden wrapped wood deck or an evening of stars against a jet-black sky make this natural cathedral a very special place to be.

Kitchen
- Two portable cook tops,
- a fridge,
- a microwave
- a toaster oven
-Tea Kettle, coffee maker with complimentary teas,
coffee, and cream
-Picturesque windows and generous counter tops bring
feast and forest together

Dining Room Table & Work space
- Handmade, live edge table with a view seats for four

Bathroom
- A full size shower
- Swedish Separett eco-toilet offers a fragrant sustainable,
composting toilet
- Complimentary towels, toilet paper, biodegradable
shampoo and body wash
- Bespoke pedestal sink and vanity

Master Bedroom
- Super comfy queen size bed with plenty of walk space
- Bedside table with reading light
- More than ample storage space
- A portable fan
- Complimentary bedding, blankets, pillows, and sheets

Loft Bedroom
- Cozy queen size bed
- Complimentary bedding, blankets, pillows and sheets
- Hand-made loft ladder provides adventurous access and
can be easily stored on wall mount when not in use.
- For your safety, the loft and ladder are NOT for small
children’s use.

Living / Family Room
- Comfortable, wrap around leather sofa
- Handmade Live Edge Coffee Table

Heating and Air Conditioning
- Four season heating and insulation
- Heat exchanger offers cool summer air and cozy winter
warmth
- Wood burning fire-place oozes winter comfort and
ambiance
- All fire-place wood bundles provided.
• Fire safety protocols must be followed. Fire extinguishers
provided.

Deck and Patio
- Rest, relax, read or watch a sunrise from our patio deck
- Two Muskoka chairs make a wonderful reading nook
- Outdoor patio table and chairs make outdoor dining a
pleasure

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Backyard
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer
Fire pit
Refrigerator
Microwave

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Where you’ll be

Millbrook, Ontario, Canada

Our property borders the Millbrook Valley Trail system. The Millbrook Valley Trail has five routes, ranging from 0.6 km-3.0 km. some flat, some rolling hills, nothing too challenging. There are multiple entrances with short drives from the tiny house, or you can access the one trail directly from the property with one time guidance.

We are not on the water. But we are in the heart of an outdoor adventure paradise. You can access beaches in about 20-30 minutes depending on the beach. We're 30 minutes from the Trent Severn Water Way, and 20-40 minutes to many lakes including Rice Lake, Clear Lake, Stoney Lake, and Scoogog. Ming and I love Clear Lake and there are some beautiful parks and swimming near Lock 27 in Young's Point. There are several beaches ranging from 20-40 minutes from our property. They include Coburg Beach, West Beach, Omemee Municipal Park, and, of course, Lakefield Beach - our favourite.


Art and Culture:
4th Line Theatre
Millbrook Gallery
Cavan Art Academy and Gallery
Showplace Performance Center
Canadian Canoe Museum
Peterborough Museum
Art Gallery of Peterborough
Hutchison House
Lang Pioneer Village

Sports and Leisure:
Baxter Creek Golf Club
Peterborough Speedway
Mosport Speedway
Brimacombe Ski Hill
Riverview Park and Zoo
Indian River Reptile Zoo
Easthill Outdoor Gun and Archery Range
Hunting and Fishing Heritage Center


Shorelines Casino

Local Dining:
Moody's Pub and Grill
Pastry Peddlar Cafe Bistro
Julies Kitchen
Bewdley Pizza
Subway
Millbrook Valley Chocolates

Hosted by David And Ming

  1. Joined in February 2019
  • 70 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost
Simple. Tranquil. Kind. Minimal. This is how Ming and I choose to live. The four corners of the earth have been our classroom, and from the privilege of many mentors and many countries, we have learned these values. Either collectively or individually, we have lived, worked, studied or owned businesses in Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, and Africa. We have found friendships in unexpected ways and wish to carry forward the kindnesses shown to us with you as hosts and guests.
Simple. Tranquil. Kind. Minimal. This is how Ming and I choose to live. The four corners of the earth have been our classroom, and from the privilege of many mentors and many count…

During your stay

As hosts, it is very important to us that guests feel comfortable on arrival and throughout their stay. For some, the perfect holiday is enhanced by meeting new people from around the world. For others, part of the joy of AirBnB is discovering new place for themselves. We are generally happy to accommodate either preference, with one exception: Off-Grid, or cross grid, homes have unique features not found in traditional homes that require a little instruction to use safely, effectively, and comfortably. We would appreciate about ten minutes of time at the beginning of your stay to ensure your stay is a pleasant one. Thank-you.
As hosts, it is very important to us that guests feel comfortable on arrival and throughout their stay. For some, the perfect holiday is enhanced by meeting new people from around…

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 3:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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